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Dec 18, 2012 4:00am PST
for the u.s. car company. in today's cover story, are budget talks in washington killing chrismas for retailers? plus, the winter trade. the sectors of the stock market that go up when temperatures drop. dairy dollars - how entrepreneurs can learn from the latest greek yogurt craze. what small businesses need to do now to prepare for 2013. first business starts now. you're watching first business: financial news, analysis, and today's investment ideas. good morning. it's tuesday, december 18th. i'm angela miles. in today's first look: soaring stocks. the dow rallied 100 points higher yesterday, with the other indices following suit along with gold and oil. oil was up on hopes of a budget deal out of washington. boeing's buying back $3.6 billion shares is getting trader buzz. the company is also pushing up its dividend by 10%. microsoft founder bill gates is upping his stake in in deere & company to 7% from 5.8%. deere closed last night at $86. in the fallout from the tragedy in newtown, connecticut, which remains on our minds, some interesting stats: reports say gun rights groups
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Dec 18, 2012 4:00am PST
quote owners. sonja, first of all, welcome. > > thank you. > tell us, how small is small? what are you talking about here? how many employees? > > 50 or fewer is considered a small business. > ok. you told me you have about 10 clients here in chicago. what are you advising them to do? > > first of all, it is not too late. if you haven't done anything all year in terms of your record keeping and your books, it is not too late. organize your receipts. gather them up. find someplace to put them. the old adage of a shoebox? that still works. find an expandable folder. put things in order by month, by category: utilities, rent, office supplies. and get some help if you need some help. find someone who can help you put your records in order. > what do small business owners forget to do, when you talk to them and you hear them come to you for advice? > > the biggest thing they forget to do is keep track of the small expenses. those small expenses can add up, and you can lose out of big business deductions. so keep track of every little dollar that you spend. you may not need it for your irs p
FOX
Dec 18, 2012 12:00pm PST
advertisers access your personal photos. >>> the unusual method police say thieves used to steal from a store in concord this morning. and this was the second such crime in this area. good afternoon, i'm tori campbell. a car was driven right into a game stop store overnight. and police say it was part of a smash and grab robbery. brian floyd joins us to explain the specific items targeted. good afternoon, brian. >> reporter: good afternoon, tori. this particular game stop was hit in the early morning hours. but at this hour, you can see that the store remains closed by this sign right here, it will be closed until further notice. and the windows that the car went through are also boarded up right now. they're expected to be replaced pretty soon. we're live here at the clayton valley shopping center. but according to concord police, the car which is a silver honda crashed through here around 4:00 a.m. the store alarm went off and police arrived. the driver was nowhere to be seen. further investigation has revealed that the car may have actually been stolen from redwood city. and i
FOX
Dec 17, 2012 5:00pm PST
stevenson is in san francisco tonight and tells us how they handled it there. david? >> reporter: frank, parents and the school district worked to explain the massacre to young students here while also working to prevent a similar event from happening here. >> reporter: as newton, connecticut laid to rest some of the children, san francisco worked to reassure children and others. >> it is a sheltering. >> reporter: she says her group sent parents information on how to talk to kids about the tragedy. >> we had the range of feed back from parents. you know, very worried, very emotional. to pragmatic. >> reporter: this principal canceled a press conference to address staffers and students about safety. at other schools counselors were made available. districts asked principal to review their emergency plans. every school has a emergency plan for different scenarios. >> reporter: the superintendent says more fences and locks won't stop someone intent on entering a school. >> it is not about stuff, it is about people, people knowing what to do, well informed student body that feels comfortab
FOX
Dec 18, 2012 5:00am PST
set off a bug fogger used to kill fleece. they did not -- flees. they did not leave the home and when firefighters came they were exposed as well. they were sheltered in place and were taking in hazardous vapor. they were able to stop the fogger but eight people were taken to the hospital for treatment, three residents, three firefighters and two ambulance workers and we are told the first responders are okay but we don't know the condition of the people who actually live at this moble home park and we put in a call to find out but they have not gotten back to us yet. i went on the website and it clearly said if you are going to use this type of fogger you have to leave your home and shut all the windows and doors and clearly that did not happen here. janine de la vega, ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> let's go back over to sal and check in on the early commute, hey, sal. >>> hey, pam, we are off to a decent start and we are doing well on the major roads and i want to mention it is looking good, if you are coming in on the vallejo area, it has been a nice drive with no major problems.
FOX
Dec 17, 2012 6:00pm PST
to her as his best friend. >> some schools are rethinking security, ktvu's david stevenson joins us now. >> reporter: this san francisco school has long kept posted the rules it hopes that will keep students safe but today other grade levels are looking at campus security. >> reporter: as students enjoyed a break, officials were busy reviewing their emergency plans in the wake of the sandy hook elementary school massacre. >> pull kids out of the hallway, lock doors, stay away from windows, wait for law enforcement. >> reporter: the focus on security isn't limited to elementary school students. >> every school age and every developmental age is different for how you address this. >> reporter: they expected some students to be too upset to take finals today. >> wasn't any heavy absence today and when they got oo home room -- to home room there were more teachers open. >> reporter: the school increased security in the halls along with security guards that front door. administrators they none of the students have come in for counseling. >> but we openly extend our doors to the students and
FOX
Dec 17, 2012 10:00pm PST
a crisis like this, the really important for us to be able to be with other people, and be able to acknowledge our feelings of sadness, or anger. >> reporter: as people prayed, and sang, their hearts were heavy. many fought back tears thinking about the horrific event. >> we pray for the family who is are grieving. we pray for those who are wounded, and recovering. we pray for those who protected others. and we pray for others who werenesses to this event. >> reporter: one person with a special bond in town is betty. she grew up there. her grief clearly visible. >> at a time like this, our country needs to be united, and feel like we're one. supporting each other. feeling good about that and feeling like there's hope. >> reporter: hope that those suffering such a loss will find comfort knowing that strangers thousands of miles away stand beside them. >>> mother details now about another bay area candlelight vigil scheduled in pleasanton. >>> tonight, the fbi is saying they couldn't retain any information from the computer of adam lanza. special electronics experts tried to piece
FOX
Dec 18, 2012 6:00am PST
, thank you for joining us december 18l1thl0, i am pam cook. >> steve is here, i don't need my umbrella this morning? >> well, frost advisories are out for tomorrow and a frost out for wednesday morning. it will be a chilly cold day and low 50s for many inland areas. here is sal. >>> we see slow traffic coming to the willow pass grade, no major problems and the commute looks good if you are driving south, let's go back to the desk. >>> they are cleaning up from a video store. tara moriarty is there so this is not an accident, correct? >> reporter: this was done on purpose. we were the first crews to arrive and we thought it might be an accident but no, it was deliberate. you can see crews have now board up the store. here is a dramatic look at the car parked inside the store and they smashed through in order to make a brazen burglary. the incident happened shortly before 4:00 a.m. this morning. it triggered the alarm and police arrived just after 4:00. police were running the license plate and they believe the car was stolen. the driver is nowhere to be seen. officers found iphones mis
FOX
Dec 18, 2012 9:00am PST
, and it's left many people wondering how to cope. >> tim james, a singer/songwriter decided to use this talent to express his emotion and hopefully to help those in pain. ♪ ain't no way to describe the news i heard today ♪ ♪ the bitter days of tragedy took my smile away ♪ >> he's written songs for major artists like toby adki adkins, even george strait. he posted this video on facebook saying i don't want a monetary gain from this. this isn't about getting my name out there. i'm just hoping that people pay this forward and it does ease the pain for those who were affected. ♪ there's bo a boy in colorado a girl in santa fe, they're holding hands to pray ♪ >> tell us more about this song. we have him from tennessee right this minute. describe the emotional process of you of writing these lyrics. >> this particular song, i felt like, just sort of came through me. i just picked up the guitar and started strumming the guitar and felt like god spoke to me and the words came out. played it for my wife and she cried and i thought, i got something here. so i went out in the gara
FOX
Dec 18, 2012 9:30am PST
-- "right this minute." >>> a crowd on the ground is suddenly realizing that plane is coming towards us at an ed credible rapid rate. what happened when the laughter turns to fear. [ gunfire ] >>> a guy outside a mall hears a gunman. >> firing off 50 rounds. >> now a shopper trapped inside reveals a scene of panic. >> everyone was running as fast as they could through the mall. like, people were falling over. it was mayhem. >> a sports car driver hits the track for a race. >> everything was going so far so good. >> but only -- >> for so long. >> [ bleep ] -- [ bleep ]. >> and a zoo visitor comes across -- >> a very friendly elephant. >> why this meet and greet was more meet than greet. >> oh! >> whoa! >>> going to take you guys to germany for an air show. we're actually inside a 28 awe notice, oh, look. sky divers jumping out of the back of this plane. all part of the air show. it's not the sky divers making this video go viral. it's what happened after the sky divers leave the plane. >> and they're gone. the pilot goes into an intentional nosedive. >> why is he doing that? kind of maki
FOX
Dec 18, 2012 7:00am PST
were trying to work quickly to get this cleaned up because this road is used to get on 280. this whole area was flooded for the past five hours because a hydrant was shooting water into the air. here is a look at this guiser. officers say just before 1:00 a.m., the driver lost control and hit the fire hydrant and kept driving. police caught up with him and arrested him for suspected dui. it took several hours for public work crews to shut off the water because they had a hard time getting to the valve. >> at first, the guiser was about 50 feet high. it was a constant stream of water. it flooded the roadways where we stopped traffic going westbound and we had to block off eastbound traffic as well so the cars would not hydroplane or anything like that. >> reporter: the driver is 22 years old of woodside. police say he was cooperative. public work crews spent the morning mopping up the water and the debris and securing the hydrant of the police were using the parking lot to detour around the flooded area. back out here live, this intersection at sandhill and el camino is back open. you c
FOX
Dec 18, 2012 4:30am PST
with a rifle case. police say when they interviewed the boys, one said he was going to use them on police if they got too close, meanwhile one was released to his parents. >>> it was the most successful gun buy back day they have ever had. the turnout was so great people ran out of gas waiting for a spot. mayor jean quan said the by backs were great and they are helping to control violence on the streets. >> there are many guns in the hands of young people... >> the owner of a medical marijuana dispensary donated the cash for guns. >>> reportedly the president is now offering to raise tax rates on hold hold income of 4,000 instead of 250,000. it follows house speaker john boehner for those raising more than a million. this is the most movement they have seen in the talks. >>> an event is scheduled in san francisco to mark one year since troops left. an event is schedule he had to get underway at noon. again, security remains a challenge in the country 9 people were wounded and were wounded in dozens of bombs across the country after suffering a stroke. >>> richard engel is safe after he a
FOX
Dec 18, 2012 12:30am PST
looked weird, didn't she used to be -- >> yeah, girl, she was a lindsay lohan that bounced back. >> for real? >> maybe she stole a mannequin. didn't she steal a outfit with the mannequin still in it. >> she had money, she was just doing it to prove she could still pull it off. >> every now and then you have to take something to see if you still got it incase you fall on heard times. every once in awhile, i take a pack of cookies or a reese's just to make sure i still got it. >> man, i'm just joking, i don't do that any more. >> that's not a good example for kids, where you feel like you have to steal stuff to make sure you still got it. >> yeah, it's got to stop. >> uh-huh. >> right out the arm. doing good. >>> now it's time to get more laughs with "dish nation" from the get more, we want to see your caption for today's photo. take a look. ♪ >>> here is ann hathaway, has anyone seen my underwear? >> the picture looked like this -- >> post your best caption on our facebook page, we'll pick our favorite and use it on friday's. >> could kim k be pregnant? >> more information on t
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